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Michael Cohen testifies before Congress

U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, testifies before U.S. Congress on Feb. 27, 2019.

Michael Cohen tears down Trump during U.S. Congress testimony

Michael Cohen gave explosive and controversial testimony in front of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform today, as questions about his credibility struck a chord for members.

Cohen is the former lawyer, fixer and confidant of U.S. President Donald Trump and will be going to prison on charges of tax fraud and lying to congress.

Viewers were captivated by Cohen’s remarks on Trump’s actions while president and during his campaign. Cohen’s testimony implicated Trump in hush payments to Stormy Daniels, and accused Trump of overt racism.

Here are some of the most poignant and contentious quotes from Cohen who says he “blindly followed” Trump for a decade.